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Instead they’re somewhere in the mushy middle, firmly ensconced in salary cap hell, and Jones is the odd man out.
JULIO JONES ISN’T RUNNING ON EMPTYJOSH HERMSMEYERJUNE 2, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
The league opted against neutral-site bubbles for the postseason and prohibited teams from utilizing mandatory local bubbles that would have ensconced personnel in hotels.
THE NFL MADE IT TO THE PLAYOFFS DESPITE THE CORONAVIRUS. BUT PLENTY OF OBSTACLES REMAIN.MARK MASKEJANUARY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It was but the work of a moment to ensconce herself behind its voluminous folds.
A DAUGHTER OF THE UNIONLUCY FOSTER MADISON
It struck him at once that it would be a good plan to climb into this, and ensconce himself among the branches.
THROUGH APACHE LANDSR. H. JAYNE
At the first sign of dawn the next morning they necessarily issue forth, but ensconce themselves in hiding until broad daylight.
FOUR ARTHURIAN ROMANCESCHRETIEN DETROYES
In her determination to ensconce the family type comfortably she is as careless of the single life as nature itself.
THE NEST, THE WHITE PAGODA, THE SUICIDE, A FORSAKEN TEMPLE, MISS JONES AND THE MASTERPIECEANNE DOUGLAS SEDGWICK
He had been driven to ensconce the nest in a corner of his already too-well-filled den.
TOM BROWN'S SCHOOLDAYSTHOMAS HUGHES
If left on the floor, they afford the family dogs, who ensconce themselves therein, a convenient refuge from flies.
THE MANBOS OF MINDANOJOHN M. GARVAN
This being the case, Captain Dalgetty ventured to ensconce himself in the gallery, of which he carefully secured the door.
A LEGEND OF MONTROSESIR WALTER SCOTT
It is common for the ryot to dig a shallow pit, and ensconce himself inside with his matchlock beside him.
SPORT AND WORK ON THE NEPAUL FRONTIERJAMES INGLIS
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